Krister Karlsson has been appointed Managing Director and member of the board of Lapp Automaatio as of October 1, 2021. Krister is also Director of the Nordic Cluster in LAPP Group, as well as Managing Director of LAPP Sweden and Denmark.
Johan Olofsson, former CEO of Lapp Automaatio, will take up new positions within LAPP Group.
For the past eight years, Krister has been working for LAPP Sweden and Denmark as Sales Director and Managing Director. Krister’s track record before LAPP contains various management positions in industrial companies such as ABB and Lenze.
— I am very happy about the challenge and trust, succeeding Johan Olofsson as MD of Lapp Automaatio. I will continue to promote and develop the growth strategy the team has successfully built over the previous years with a focus on creating best in the class value for our customers, describes Krister Karlsson.
— Krister is a dynamic, driven and innovative executive professional with extensive global business experience and my handover to Krister is done with confidence, says Johan Olofsson. Johan Olofsson will remain as chairman of the board of Lapp Automaatio. A warm welcome on board Krister!
For more information, please contact Krister Karlsson, krister.karlsson(@)lapp.com.